Skip to main content

Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.



rss RSS

12,143
RESULTS


Show sorted alphabetically

Show sorted alphabetically

SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Published
Creator
Arabic : Books by Language
by Djouama
texts

eye 101,475

favorite 7

comment 0

ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts

eye 107,140

favorite 542

comment 0

48 p. 24 cm
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
The Library of Congress
texts

eye 2,558

favorite 11

comment 0

155 p. 20 cm
Topics: Wine and wine making, Beverages, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935
texts

eye 90,482

favorite 191

comment 2

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts

eye 61,290

favorite 74

comment 0

119 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Доцяк В.С. Технологія приготування їжі з основами товарознавства продовольчих товарів: підручник для проф.-техн. навч. закл. — Київ: Наш час, 2014. — 400 с. — ISBN 978-617-713-09-5. Рекомендовано Міністерством освіти і науки України. У підручнику подано товарознавчо-технологічну...
Topics: Cuisine, Ukrainian cuisine, Українська кухня, класифікація страв,...
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 22,597

favorite 42

comment 0

cover-title, 24 p. 21 cm
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
72 p. 19 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts

eye 28,210

favorite 136

comment 2

vi, 816 p. : 21 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts

eye 41,465

favorite 59

comment 0

Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
American Libraries
texts

eye 49,751

favorite 231

comment 4

Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Mitchell, Margaret Johnes, 1869- [from old catalog]
texts

eye 6,309

favorite 26

comment 0

xii, 315 p. 21 cm
Topics: Fireless cookers. [from old catalog], Cooking, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts

eye 20,683

favorite 59

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Folkscanomy Miscellaneous
by Hannah Glasse
texts

eye 14,673

favorite 56

comment 2

Written in 1747, Hannah Glasse's (1708–1770)  The Art of Cookery made Plain and Easy  represents one of the most important references for culinary practice in England and the American colonies during the latter half of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th. It was the dominant reference for home cooks in much of the English-speaking world during its original publication run, and it is still available (in somewhat limited quantity) and used as a reference by those doing food...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: cookery
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts

eye 31,692

favorite 52

comment 0

2 p. \U+fffd\., xxii, 9-907 p. 26 cm
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts

eye 18,404

favorite 46

comment 1

270 p. :
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

eye 12,006

favorite 38

comment 0

Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
Getty Research Institute
by Scappi, Bartolomeo
texts

eye 12,543

favorite 39

comment 0

Running title: Libro primo-[secondo-sesto libro] di M. Bartolomeo Scappi
Topics: Paul III, Pope, 1468-1549, Julius III, Pope, 1487-1555, Scappi, Bartolomeo, Cookery, Cookery,...
California Digital Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts

eye 15,995

favorite 36

comment 0

231 p. 20 cm
Topic: Cookery, American
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 23,088

favorite 29

comment 0

160 p. 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
31
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
14
Topics: Agriculture, English language, Home economics, cbk
xii, 315 p. : 20 cm
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts

eye 15,331

favorite 44

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts

eye 12,117

favorite 26

comment 0

54 p. 17 x 10 cm
Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts

eye 24,546

favorite 105

comment 3

OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts

eye 12,244

favorite 15

comment 0

xl, 656 p. 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by [Wilkinson, Mary E. (McNamara), Mrs.] [from old catalog]
texts

eye 6,593

favorite 13

comment 0

328 p. 19 cm
Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts

eye 2,122

favorite 13

comment 0

Title-page illus
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by First Methodist Episcopal Church (Peoria, Ill.) Young Women's League
texts

eye 6,619

favorite 12

comment 0

170 p. : 22cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, Dinners and dining, Menus, cbk
California Digital Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William
texts

eye 17,039

favorite 28

comment 0

147 p. 20 cm
Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
California Digital Library
by Southworth, May E. (May Elizabeth)
texts

eye 23,873

favorite 67

comment 0

82 p. 23 x 11 cm
Topic: Cookery, Mexican
Cornell University Library
texts

eye 8,820

favorite 32

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts

eye 130,663

favorite 83

comment 1

Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
14
Topics: Home economics, Home economics, cbk
Project Gutenberg
by Apicius; Vehling, Joseph Dommers, 1879-1950 [Translator]; Starr, Frederick, 1858-1933 [Commentator]
texts

eye 10,994

favorite 8

comment 0

Book from Project Gutenberg: Cookery and Dining in Imperial Rome Library of Congress Classification: TX Note: De re coquinaria. English
Topic: Cookery, Roman -- Early works to 1800
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/29728
Boston Public Library
texts

eye 50,867

favorite 99

comment 2

383 p. ; 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts

eye 31,513

favorite 106

comment 0

xiii p., 1 l., 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts

eye 4,544

favorite 4

comment 0

Book from Project Gutenberg: Cocoa and Chocolate: Their History from Plantation to Consumer
Topic: cbk
Books to Borrow
texts

eye 456

favorite 22

comment 0

Includes index
Topics: Cookery, International, Restaurants
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts

eye 48,093

favorite 71

comment 0

"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915; Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915. What to have for dinner
texts

eye 1,873

favorite 10

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Dinners and dining, Menus, Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts

eye 27,714

favorite 85

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Randolph, Mary, 1762-1828; American Institute of Wine & Food, former owner; Plaskitt, John, publisher
texts

eye 9,481

favorite 62

comment 2

180 p. 19 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Virginia, Cookery, American -- Southern style
160 p
Topic: cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, Women, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SncEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by McGinnis, Mabel Earl, 1876-
texts

eye 7,358

favorite 23

comment 0

67 p. 18 cm
Topics: Cookery, Italian, cbk
Folkscanomy Miscellaneous
by З. Клиновецька
texts

eye 2,635

favorite 7

comment 0

З. Клиновецька. Страви й напитки на Україні.  Видання репринтне. З видання: Київ - Львів. 1913 р.р. — Київ: Час, 1991. — 218 с. — ISBN 5-88520-094-7. АЛФАВІТНИЙ ПОКАЖЧИК СТРАВ І НАПИТКІВ агрус 146   — червоний і жовтий 147   агрусівка 106   айва (альва) 148   айвівка 103   баба-шарпанина 32   бабка...
Topics: Cuisine, Ukrainian cuisine, Українська кухня, агрусівка, бабка...
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Humboldt Park Chapter (Chicago, Ill); Stevens, Dagmar
texts

eye 5,202

favorite 7

comment 0

116 p. : 22 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Meier, Lina Wachtelborn
texts

eye 9,341

favorite 70

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, German, Cookery, American, cbk
Books to Borrow
by Davidson, Diane Mott
texts

eye 341

favorite 2

comment 0

This delightfully wicked mystery features food expert Goldy Bear, seen last in Dying for Chocolate . Goldy, 31 and the divorced mother of a 12-year-old son and the owner of Goldilocks Catering ("Where Everything Is Just Right!") in Aspen Meadow, Colo., caters as many as three events a day, even while solving a murder or two. After catering the senior class dinner at the exclusive but undistinguished Elk Park Preparatory School, Goldy discovers the body of the class valedictorian,...
Topics: Bear, Goldy (Fictitious character), Women in the food industry, Caterers and catering, Cookery
Prelinger Library
texts

eye 8,482

favorite 38

comment 0

vii, 216 p. 23 cm
Topics: Cookery, American -- Western style, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Kephart, Horace, 1862- [from old catalog]
texts

eye 6,772

favorite 21

comment 0

6 p. 18 cm
Topics: Cookery, Camping, cbk
நளவீம பாகசாஸ்திரம் / இஃது களத்தூர் வேதகிரிமுதலியார் குமாரர் ஆயுர்வேதபாஸ்கரர் கந்தசாமிமுதலியார் அவர்கள் சீர்திருத்தப் பிரதிக்கிணங்க அமரம்பேடு இரங்கசாமிமுதலியார் அண்டு சன்ஸ்...
Topic: Vegetarian cookery
Decorations and borders in green
Topics: Cookery, Chinese, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Langdon, Amelie, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 1,619

favorite 5

comment 0

2 p.l., 7-224 p. 22 cm
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Haffner-Ginger, Bertha, b. 1868
texts

eye 13,650

favorite 43

comment 0

111, 12 p
Topic: Cookery, Mexican
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts

eye 23,324

favorite 11

comment 0

iii, 386 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926
texts

eye 14,663

favorite 39

comment 0

4 p.l., 440 p. 22 cm
Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by De Graf, Belle; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

eye 3,538

favorite 11

comment 0

Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts

eye 11,882

favorite 38

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts

eye 20,024

favorite 172

comment 3

301 p
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Talbott, Mary Hamilton. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 2,545

favorite 12

comment 0

[20] p. 15 cm
Topics: Popcorn, cbk
New York Public Library
by Lynch, Reah Jeannette, comp; Missouri. Council on national defense, (1917-1919) St. Louis county unit. Women's committee
texts

eye 7,060

favorite 25

comment 0

168 p. incl. front. (port.) 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts

eye 9,961

favorite 9

comment 0

The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts

eye 9,643

favorite 12

comment 0

All about eggs. One hundred and fifty ways of cooking and serving eggs for breakfast, dinners, etc., as entrées, entremets, cakes, creams, and drinks, 78 pages at end
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery (Eggs), cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by College Woman's Cook Book Association (Evanston, Ill.)
texts

eye 7,974

favorite 23

comment 0

96 p. ; 21 x 12 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts

eye 1,190

favorite 13

comment 0

32 p. 23 cm
Topics: Menus, Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Oldmeadow, Ernest, b. 1867
texts

eye 6,175

favorite 23

comment 0

270 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=kXsCAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by C.I. Hood & Co. (Lowell, Mass.)
texts

eye 881

favorite 3

comment 0

Cover title
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts

eye 19,423

favorite 55

comment 1

148 p. ; 22 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
American Libraries
by Wilcox, Estelle Woods, comp
texts

eye 10,160

favorite 30

comment 0

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=DBYEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8